Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), which is the world’s largest provider of district cooling services, has signed an agreement with wasl Asset Management Group, one of the largest real estate development and management companies in Dubai, to supply its mixed-use development wasl1, with 30,000 RT supply.
Currently being carried out through several phases, the project is located in proximity to Sheikh Zayed Road and Al Jafiliya Metro Station with views on Zabeel Park.
wasl1 will feature 13 residential towers, of which the first phase — Park Gate Residences — comprises four towers consisting of 746 residential units that have been completed and handed over. wasl1 will also include a range of entertainment facilities, play areas, fully equipped gymnasiums, a multi-purpose hall, as well as a number of retail stores, restaurants and cafes.
The chief executive officer of wasl Asset Management Group, HE Hesham Al Qassim, said: “We chose Empower, based on its capabilities in providing district cooling services, and we believe that its efficacy will contribute to strengthening the distinctive wasl1 project. The company’s advanced technologies support our mandate to contribute to the sustainable development of the emirate, while also ensuring the provision of the best cooling services to tenants, effectively enhancing the characteristics of wasl1 as a luxury residential project.”